Ecosystem-Based Management for the Protection of Aquatic Biodiversity - Practice and Lessons Learnt

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 12:30 to Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 17:00
Les Ateliers des Tanneurs, 58-62 Rue des Tannerus, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The conference will bring together scientific experts, policy makers, and members of the business community to discuss cross-cutting topics related to the protection of aquatic ecosystems and opportunities for ecosystem-based management. Participants will have the opportunity to interact and discuss the added value of integrative policy and assessment frameworks for the protection of aquatic biodiversity with lessons learned from 8 case studies, other research projects and ongoing policy initiatives.
At this interactive event, you will be able to:
•    Engage with policy makers
•    Share experiences
•    Learn from case studies
•    Expand your network of biodiversity protection experts
•    Update your knowledge of environmental policy for aquatic ecosystems
•    Shape future research for the management of aquatic biodiversity.

Find out more on our conference webpage at
The agenda will be uploaded by the end of the month.

Your participation in this event is free of charge.

For organisational reasons and fair planning of catering services, helping us to avoid food and paper waste, please only register if you are sure you will be able to attend.

For further information feel free to contact us directly at